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Re: The Gospel according to Chomsky

From:Raymond Brown <ray.brown@...>
Date:Monday, April 15, 2002, 18:45
At 11:22 pm -0400 14/4/02, John Cowan wrote:
>Raymond Brown scripsit: > >> "Stop being so damn nice!" >> >> [For those unfamiliar with the older - possibly now obsolete - meaning of >> 'nice', go seek a dictionary ;) ] > >Hmm, is that *nice* 'precise', or even older *nice* 'foolish' < NESCIUS?
'precise' - my grandfather wasn't that old!
>> The 'East Pole', umm - would that be just over the Charles River in >> Cambridge MA? ;) > >It would. The philosopher and cognitive scientist Daniel Dennett >wrote a couple of essays subtitled "A View from the East Pole".
:-) ...and a nice view it is too. My daughter spent a few years there getting a doctorate in philosophy, so I saw the place several times. Ray. ====================== XRICTOC ANECTH ======================